Advanced Open Water Diver

LINK 简体中文:   進階開放水域潛水員     專長潛水課程

Contact us for friendly Standard Group OR great value added Private Courses, inclusive of: FREE accommodation, breakfast & lunch during the course boat trip(s), FREE dive computer rental.  Our prices are ALL INCLUSIVE  of equipment rental, PADI digital manuals and certification fees. No hidden costs!

The PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course is to gain more experience by doing 5 very different dives along with different skills for each dive.  The Advanced certificate shows you are more dedicated and able to go 30 meters deep, .  comfortable navigating your dives, understanding the challenging dive conditions and more.The advanced course is mostly about experience and fun!

NEW for 2017 #Divers4SharksNRays Advanced & Sharks Conservation Courses, price: 12,900 THB

  • 5 Advanced & 1 Sharks conservation dives at Phi Phi Marine Park or Shark Point Marine Sanctuary and Kata Reef
  • Upon course completion, the AWARE Sharks Conservation Specialty certification fee is donated to Project AWARE Sharks Conservation initiative (49.00 AUD)
  • 3 nights Shared accommodation

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Standard Course Prices & Options

  • Standard Private Course (with Senior experienced Instructor)   13,900 THBCaptain Cabin, King Cruiser Wreck

    • 6 boat dives (5 training + 1 fun dive) at Kata Reef, Raya Islands, Phi Phi Marine Park or Shark Point Marine Sanctuary
    • 3 nights Shared accommodation
    • ALL materials and equipment included
    • Schedule is flexible
  • Standard Group Course (The backpacker budget option!)  10,900 THB
    • 5 dives from Kata Reef, Raya Islands and/or Shark Point Marine Sanctuary (depending on schedule & conditions)
    • ALL materials and equipment included
    • Bonus: FREE 2 nights Shared accommodation for early bird booking confirmation^

^ Conditions apply, depending on availability. Exclude peak period: 20 December – 15 January.

High Season Only:  PADI Advanced Open Water Course  Package at 20,800 THB 3 days / 3 nights (9 dives), dive the best of Thailand dive sites during your course with a Similans Liveaboard overnight Trip!

    • DCIM101GOPRO2 training dives off Kata Reef, Thailand’s top shore dive site!
    • 3 training dives and 4 fun dives from Liveaboard in Thailand’s top Marine Park, the Similans
    • Two nights shared accommodation (1 night in Rumblefish
      Hostel, 1 night on liveaboard boat)
    • Meals for 2 days on liveaboard overnight trip
    • Training dives with dive computer
    • ALL materials and equipment included

Best of 2016, PADI Advanced & Deep Diver Courses only 17,900 THB. Click here for details!

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What’s normally Included????

  • PADI Certification Fee
  • PADI Advanced Open Water eManual Online
  • Full Set Scuba Equipment rental
  • Diving Insurance
  • Transfer to/from hotel to Chalong Pier (if in Kata, Karon or Patong area)

 

Course Schedule

The Course consists of 5 different adventure dives (listed below) along with 5 chapters in the revised PADI Advanced Open Water eManual (English).  The theory will be done independently before the dives.

Advanced Course Dives

  • Deep Diving (Required for Course Certification)
  • Underwater Navigation (Required for Course Certification)
  • Boat Diving
  • Wreck Diving (depending on dive sites)
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy
  • Search and Recovery
  • Digital Underwater Imaging NEW! (extra fee for rental of camera)
  • Underwater Naturalist
  • Fish Identification
  • AWARE Sharks Conservation Distinctive
  • Nitrox (extra fee for Nitrox tank)
  • Drift Diving
  • Night Diving (November – April only)
Sample Course Schedule
  • Day 1

During the months of November to April, the course begins at 8-9am, at the Dive Center.  You will review the course theory before the adventure dives. We will do two dives at Kata Reef and complete the elective adventure dives for the course.  During the summer-fall season, the dive sites will be at Raya Yai Island. You get pick up between 7:30 – 7:45 am (depending on your hotel location) from your hotel and transferred to Chalong pier.   Then board a spacious, comfortable dive boat which will have a light breakfast, buffet style lunch, fruit, tea, coffee and drinking water all FREE. You will be transferred back to your hotel from Chalong pier around 6:00 – 7:00 pm.

  • Day 2

You get pick up between 7:30 – 7:45 am (depending on your hotel location) from your hotel and transferred to Chalong pier.   Then board a spacious, comfortable dive boat which will have a light breakfast, buffet style lunch, fruit, tea, coffee and drinking water all FREE.  Go over theory before while on way to dive sites. We will do three dives at a chosen location (Racha Yai Island, Racha Noi Island, Phi Phi Islands or Shark Point Marine Sanctuary) and complete the required adventure dives for the course. You will be transferred back to your hotel from Chalong pier around 6:00 – 7:00 pm.

Prerequisites

  • Must be a certified PADI Open Water Diver (or other equivalent certification)
  • Must be at least 10 years old (Jr. Adventure Diver) or 12 years old (Jr. Advanced OW Diver)

 

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